Muscular Dystrophy UK

Monday, 23 July 2018
Reference
2017122227000088
Category
Request Date
Friday, December 22, 2017
Response Date
Thursday, January 25, 2018

Question

1)    What hospice and respite provision is available for young adults living with neurological conditions, including neuromuscular conditions, between the ages of 18 and 35 within the specified council area?

2)    How is this provision being funded? (e.g. direct payments, local authority funded)

3)    How many young disabled adults have had access to emergency respite provision due to crisis occurring in the last 12 months?
 

Answer

1)    What hospice and respite provision is available for young adults living with neurological conditions, including neuromuscular conditions, between the ages of 18 and 35 within the specified council area? -
Ardseileach Centre and Bethesda Care Home & Hospice
Trianaid, Carinish, Isle of North Uist, HS6 5EJ
Taigh a’Chridhe Uile Naomh (TACUN), Daliburgh, Isle of South Uist, HS8 5SS
St Brendan's, Castlebay, Isle of Barra, HS9 5XE

2)    How is this provision being funded? (e.g. direct payments, local authority funded) - Both

3)    How many young disabled adults have had access to emergency respite provision due to crisis occurring in the last 12 months? – None with neurological conditions